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Monthly Archives: March 2013
Sunlight filtering through the majestic woodland trees at Richmond Park, England. I found the dappled light on the ground especially beautiful. The focus lacks sharpness in this photo, but I’m glad the effect of the light is still captured.
This beautiful rendering of the ‘Last Sight of Hobbiton‘ by Ted Nasmith (2002) is one of my favourite works of Tolkien art. Nasmith tends to capture the essence of the tale in his artwork: it retains the enchantment of Middle-earth, … Continue reading
A crisp winter morning, and the rolling hills at Tring, England.
“In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit”…So begins one of the most famous adventure stories, in the humblest of settings. Tolkien afterwards explained that this was a spontaneous line he scribbled on the back of an exam … Continue reading